7,764 itemsWelcome to The Library of the Museum of Comparative Zoology
Books sponsored by the Harvard University, Museum of Comparative Zoology, Ernst Mayr Library.
The Library of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, established by Louis
Agassiz in 1861 and rededicated as the Ernst Mayr Library in 1995, joins
in supporting the work of the Museum by providing and preserving
information resources for the research and teaching activities of the
The Library holds more than 304,072 volumes of monographs and journals,
including recently added materials from the Molecular and Cellular
Biology Department. The Special Collections contain rare books as well
as the MCZ Archives, including chiefly the personal papers and other
manuscripts of naturalists and scientific institutions.
All items (most recently added first)